Chinese Word Entry

夏娃
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄧㄚˋ ㄨㄚˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Xià wá
Cantonese (Jyutping): haa6 waa1
Definition: Eve (in Protestant versions of the Bible) (from Hebrew Ḥawwāh, probably via Cantonese 夏娃 {Haa6waa1})

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Chinese characters used in this word

summer, great, grand, big
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄚˋ (xià), ㄐㄧㄚˇ (jiǎ)
Cantonese: haa6
Japanese: カ、 ガ、 ゲ / なつ
Korean:
Vietnamese: hạ, giạ, giá

beautiful, baby, doll, pretty girl
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨㄚˊ (wá), ㄨㄚ (wā), ㄍㄨㄟˋ (guì)
Cantonese: waa1
Japanese: ア、 アイ、 ワ / うつく.しい
Korean: 왜, 와
Vietnamese: oa